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  RE: Amorphophallus leaf size (was growing season)
From: markdim at azstarnet.com (Mark A. Dimmitt) on 1997.09.08 at 06:22:27(1184)
Julius Boos wrote:
>To the many out there who have these larger species of Amorphophallus, bear in
>mind that eventually they produce the largest leaf of ANY plant, yes, even
>larger than the largest palm!!! Thirty feet tall, just as wide!! (Doubters,
>please see pg.72 of "Aroideana,Vol 17, 1994)
Do you measure championship by length or surface area? There is a palm with
a leaf 20 METERS long (sorry, I don't own the book so I can't look up the
genus).

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